Amy Koester, The Show Me Librarian, shares 8 exciting STEAM activities to help you celebrate Space Week (Oct. 4–10) in your library!
About Amy Koester
Amy Koester is Youth & Family Program Coordinator at Skokie Public Library, where she oversees youth programming and selects fiction for ages 0–18. Amy has written about STEAM and making in youth librarianship for the ALSC Blog, School Library Journal, Children and Libraries, and LibrarySparks. She has also presented webinars, online classes, trainings and conference sessions on the topic at both state and national events. Amy shares library programs and professional musings on her blog, The Show Me Librarian.
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